Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse IV in Los Angeles, California

Registered Nurse IV Requisition # 29562

Summary of Essential Job Duties:

Cedars Sinai Medical Center department of 7 SW is a 28 bed new General Medical Unit that will serve an adult population of patients with a broad spectrum of medical conditions, utilizing an interdisciplinary approach to care. There is also capacity for 8 telemetry patients. Patient care needs are identified through the interdisciplinary team and involve assessment of the patient and interaction with the family members, physician and nursing staff

The Clinical Nurse IV (CNIV), is an expert clinician who demonstrates a high level of knowledge and expertise in a specialty as well as general nursing. The CN IV consistently demonstrates excellence in all areas of nursing practice including nursing care delivery, staff education, research, and collaboration. The CNIV manages complex, unpredictable patient care situations and is a nursing leader. She/he serves as a resource to the nursing staff, the unit, the organization, and the community to promote the advancement of nursing.

The scope of responsibility, duties and accountability at the facility department and position levels including knowledge and practice of the clinical/technical skills necessary to the position consistent with the Nurse Practice Act. Nursing job duties are to meet the Nurse Practice Act (state law that protects patients by promoting safe, competent nursing practices), Title 22 (Health and Safety codes), The Joint Commission (develops performance standards and accredits programs for hospitals and other healthcare-related organizations) and the Plan for Provision of Nursing Care and the Plan for Provision of Care to Patients, and other regulatory requirements.

EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

All External hires must successfully pass background check, drug screen, and pre-employment physical.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:

Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational, Licenses, Certifications and Other Requirments:

-B.S.N. from an accredited school of nursing.

-Current and valid registered nurse license from the State of California.

-Current and valid Basic Cardiac Life Support certificate from the American Heart Association.

-Certification in specialty Med/Surg or other applicable certification.

-Full command (written and verbal) of the English language.

-Must possess minimum computer competency comprised of a working knowledge of Windows or comparable system specifically including keyboarding and mouse skills and applicable to individual job duties and expectations, employee must demonstrate competency in use of the applications indicated on the competency checklist.

-Meets clinical criteria and protocol for CNIV.

-Meets specialty specific clinical competencies for assigned clinical nurse level and area.

-Working knowledge of applicable Standards of Practice.

-Strong and excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills.

-Knowledgeable and proficient in the use of health care technology within specialty area.

-Demonstrates commitment to customer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues.

Work Experience:

-Minimum of five (5) years or more work experience as a Registered Nurse in acute care setting

-Minimum three (3) years or more work experience as a supervisor or Charge Nurse work experience.

Work Environment:

-Must be able to perform assigned duties in a demanding work environment.

Physical Requirements:

-The physical ability and perceptive acuity to satisfactorily perform all direct and indirect patient care functions.

  • Working Title: Registered Nurse IV
  • Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0617031 - 7SW General Medicine
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Job Specialty: Med/Surg
  • Position Type: Regular-F/T
  • Shift Length: 12hr
  • Hours: 7am - 7:30pm
  • Days: Departmental Schedule
  • Shift Type: Day
  • Weekends: Every Other

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at Applicant_Accommodation@cshs.org and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu). For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through March each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment.